Uppsala, Sweden – IAR Systems has just released and made available its KickStart Kit for Texas Instruments Hercules RM48 MCU, a safety microcontroller platform from Texas Instruments.
The MCU has built-in hardware safety features, making it suitable for development of systems with high requirements on functional safety, for example within medical, industrial, and transportation applications areas. It consists of three ARM Cortex-based microcontroller families: TMS470M, TMS570 and RM4x. The RM4x family provides the highest performance, and is based on ARM Cortex-R4F.
IAR KickStart Kit for TI Hercules RM48 is the first ARM Cortex-R4F kit from IAR Systems and is a bundled kit, including a full-featured TI Hercules TMDXRM48HDK kit and an IAR J-Link Lite debug probe, which enables fast and stable debugging with advanced debug features offered by IAR Embedded Workbench.
Also included in the kit are software tools and example applications from IAR Systems and Texas Instruments, supplying all the software and hardware necessary to design, develop, integrate, and test applications. IAR KickStart Kit for TI Hercules RM48 is in stock and available in the IAR Systems e-shop. The part number is KSK-TMDXRM48HDK-JL.
To learn more, go to www.iar.com/kits.